"For years, the guys at Orange County Choppers have shown just how special garages can be when enough time and energy is spent on the things you love," Lou Ann Schafer, senior marketing manager, Gladiator GarageWorks, said in a release. "Gladiator brand wanted to help support their magic in the garage by supplying our organizational products as the team created a unique Gladiator brand chopper."(
The episode will show viewers how Gladiator GarageWorks and Orange County Choppers worked together to design and build a bike. Gladiator brand products will be displayed in the background as the Orange County Chopper team builds the bike.
"The team at Gladiator GarageWorks made clear their brand's commitment to helping consumers customize their garages without compromising craftsmanship, which mirrors our approach to building bikes. In creating the Gladiator brand bike and working with the brand's products, we saw a little bit of ourselves," said Paul Teutul Sr., founder of Orange County Choppers.
Consumers will have a chance to see and experience the new Gladiator brand chopper at events throughout the country in 2010. At select events consumers will also have the opportunity to meet American Choppers star Paul Teutul Sr..